LETTER: Viva to electoral democracy

2016-08-11 06:00

During the free and fair elections, we witnessed history in the making. We can testify that our democracy has matured.

Let’s take time and ponder on the processes that were followed. Our electoral system is fair and just.

The Electoral court handled the issue of the NFP registration in a professional manner.

Even the issue of the use of Tata Mandela’s name and face, was handled transparently and everyone understood the verdict.

Mistakes committed were just that, mistakes.

Its absolutely great that before and after elections there were no fatalities as a result of political clasehes.

People are starting to understand its about the ballot box.

Andile Qolo Nyanga

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